Houston Astros stars Jose Altuve and Dexter Fowler are in-studio on this week's "Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave," which covers the hottest topics in and around the game this week including all the MLB stars participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Little League sensation Mo'ne Davis, the Nationals' string of walk-off victories and everything in between. The episode airs this Sunday at 11:00 a.m. ET/PT, 10:00 a.m. CT on MTV2.
In town to play the Yankees this week, Altuve and Fowler join hosts Sway and Chris Distefano in the MLB Fan Cave for the entire episode, and also answer some "Questions from Left Field." Additional segments include Distefano testing fans' knowledge of baseball beards at Citi Field, and Melanie Iglesias presenting a baseball-themed back to school primer.
Previous episodes of "Off the Bat" have featured series executive producer David Ortiz as well as other in-studio guests including Bryce Harper, Adam Jones, CC Sabathia, Robinson Cano, Adam Wainwright, Shelby Miller, Michael Wacha, David Price, Chris Archer, Eric Young, Jr., Dee Gordon, Pedro Alvarez, Josh Donaldson, Carlos Gomez, Brandon Moss, Jose Bautista and Pablo Sandoval. Clips and full episodes can be seen here.
About "Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave:"
"Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave" is a weekly series hosted from the MLB Fan Cave in New York City airing on MTV2. Each week, MLB players will be in-studio for interviews and segments with series hosts Sway, Fat Joe, Chris Distefano and Melanie Iglesias, spotlighting the stars' personalities and passions. Every episode of "Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave" will also feature on-location segments with players, diving deeper into their off-the-field interests that fans don't ordinarily see, whether it's a tour of their favorite restaurants or a look at their sneaker collection.